Police launched an investigation after suspicions were raised about a package sent to a royal residence in London, reportedly addressed to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Counter-terrorism officers are investigating, according to United Kingdom media, which says the package was intercepted before reaching the couple and its contents found to be harmless.
Detectives are investigation "an offense of malicious communication" related to the package. Markle and Prince Harry were informed of the incident.
The Evening Standard said the letter addressed to the royal couple at the Kensington Palace "sparked a full security scare with specialists being rushed in to check the material".
Anthrax may take a powdered form and be used as a weapon, causing lethal injuries to its victims.However, after being thoroughly examined by toxicologists and police experts, the package was deemed harmless.
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"To say who I am, to share where I'm from, to voice my pride in being a strong, confident mixed-race woman".
Earlier this month a letter containing white powder was sent to an office at Parliament, leading to a partial evacuation of the building.
It added that no arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.
It looks like not everyone is happy about the upcoming union between Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle.
Contacted by AFP, Prince Harry's press service at Kensington Palace declined to comment on the report.